Author Archives: Susan Guice

About Susan Guice

Susan is a licensed real estate assistant with The Cleary Group at RE/MAX Alliance Group in Sarasota, Florida. With the past 5 years in real estate and extensive banking experience she uses her knowledge and organizational skills to assist our team of agents and clients.

November in Sarasota

By | October 24, 2016

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With cooler fall temperatures, it’s a great time to get out and enjoy all that the Sarasota area has to offer. Here are just a few of the many events going on around town during November: Date Event or Activity Location Click Link for More Information Nov. 4th Music on Main Lakewood Ranch Lakewood Ranch … Read More! »

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The Origin of the Name Sarasota

By | October 7, 2016

Residents of Sarasota have long speculated about the origin of the name. A plausible sounding daughter Sara was invented for explorer Hernando de Soto, who landed in the Manatee River in 1538, complete with a tragic love story to dramatize a 1916 “Sara de Soto” pageant. The pageant (scene pictured above) became an annual week-long … Read More! »

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Roni’s Café in Sarasota

By | October 4, 2016

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Roni’s Café is a great little family operated restaurant in Sarasota just east of Tuttle Avenue on Bee Ridge Road. We are frequent diners for brunch after church on Sundays and like the quality of the food, cleanliness of the space and the friendly service. The menu features your normal breakfast and lunch dishes as … Read More! »

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Pumpkin Festival

By | September 29, 2016

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One of the great things about Fall is the number of festivals happening all over town. The Pumpkin Festival at Fruitville Grove has long been a favorite and it’s now in it’s 28th year! It starts this year on Saturday, October 1st and runs every weekend (Saturday and Sunday) through the 30th. There are many … Read More! »

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October in Sarasota

By | September 26, 2016

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The weather is great and our fall season is in full swing. There are a myriad of festivals and fun events going on in the Sarasota area during the month of October. Here are just a few to check out: Date Event or Activity Location Click Link for More Information Oct. 1st National Fossil Day … Read More! »

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The Lazy Lobster of Longboat

By | September 20, 2016

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While having a week of “staycation” on Longboat Key this week, we had dinner at the Lazy Lobster. Initially we chose the restaurant because it was one of the few that were not closed for vacation during this slow time of the season on the Key. We did not make a reservation as things didn’t … Read More! »

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Ringling International Arts Festival

By | September 15, 2016

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October 13- 16, 2016 With daring audacity and riveting virtuosity, performers from across America and around the world are coming to Sarasota for the most innovative, inventive, and exhilarating RIAF yet.   From the “down under” antics of Australian acrobats, to the “over the top” brilliance of internationally-acclaimed musicians, actors, and dancers, the 2016 Ringling International … Read More! »

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For Live Music Head to the Blue Rooster

By | August 29, 2016

Blue Rooster

For live entertainment and some of the best bands around town, head to the Blue Rooster on Fourth Street between Lemon and Orange. Open every day but Sunday and Monday for dinner, this is the place for good southern comfort food and a fun atmosphere. The Blue Rooster menu features New American Southern fare which … Read More! »

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September in Sarasota

By | August 26, 2016

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This month marks the beginning of the fall season. Here’s just a sampling of the activities happening in the Sarasota area during the month of September: Date Event or Activity Location Click Link for More Information Sept. 1st Ringling Underground Sarasota Ringling Museum of Art Sept. 1-25th “The GiGi’s” Sarasota Florida Studio Theatre Sept. 2-3rd … Read More! »

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Friday Fest at the Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall

By | August 1, 2016

The Van Wezel Friday Fest FREE Outdoor Summer Concert Series for 2016 brings the best local bands to the Sarasota Bayfront. With great music, food and fun, come spend an evening with us on our bayside lawn, soaking in the soothing sounds and setting sun. Coming August 26th at 5:00pm Rebelheart will perform! Showcasing a … Read More! »

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